Burlingame Rotary Community Support Club Scholarships (2)

These scholarships are available to Burlingame High School Seniors to assist them in attending college.

– One $250.00 cash scholarship for seniors who plan to attend any college in the Fall of 2015

– One scholarship for seniors who plan to attend the Burlingame Campus of Allen Community College int he Fall 2015 semester. The actual amount awarded, up to the cost of tuition and book rental, is based on the student’s grade point average and other criteria.


To apply, complete the application form and attach a trasncript (available in Mrs. Smith’s office)by April 10, 2015.


2015 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its inaugural 2015 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30.

We ask interested students to visit http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website’s homepage. Here they’ll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

Chapter IQ P.E.O. Scholarship

The P.E.O. Sisterhood is an international organization known as a “philanthropic
educational organization” whose primary purpose is the promotion of educational
opportunities for women. This endeavor includes scholarships, educational loans and
educational grants. The P.E.O. Sisterhood also owns and operates Cottey College, a two
year liberal arts college for women in Nevada, Missouri.
The $400 scholarship (in memory of Paula Kendall and Sue DuBois) will be
awarded to a female high school senior student who is serious about furthering her
education. The scholarship is funded by the local Chapter IQ of the P.E. O. Sisterhood.
It may be used for college or technical school and will be paid to her at the beginning of
her first semester. If the recipient fails to enroll in college or technical school for the first
semester, she forfeits her scholarship.
Please complete the information required (below and on page 2). We ask that
you submit your application in the neatest and most complete method, preferably in a
typed or keyboarded format. RETURN THIS FORM TO THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR
Name ___________________________
Address _________________________
City ____________________________
High School ______________________
ACT Score: ______________________
Grade Point Average _______________
Year of Graduation ___________________
SCHOOL ACTIVIITES: Include clubs, sports, etc. List offices held where

Kansas Motor Carrier Association Scholarship

Go to: http://www.kmcafoundation.org/page-1787346


The KMCA Foundation is a non-profit educational, public relations, research and community service organization created by the Kansas Motor Carriers Association to promote the transportation industry to the people of Kansas. KMCA represents more than 900 truck lines and allied industries operating in Kansas.

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates or seniors. They must also be attending school full-time, 12-hours per semester. Applicants, including previous KMCA Foundation Scholarship recipients may apply each qualifying year.

Application: A student seeking a scholarship should complete the application form (that is available on this website once the next application deadline is announced) and send it to the KMCA Foundation along with a recent professional photograph (photocopies will not be accepted) with your name and current year on the reverse side, a certified copy of your year-end transcript, one to three letters of recommendation and an accompanying letter of intent. This letter should include information on current and planned studies, career goals, interests, and the reason for applying for the scholarship. A checklist is provided at the bottom of the application.

Deadline: Applications must be received by close of business April 1, 2015 for consideration in scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS. It is the applicant’s responsibility to complete all requirements. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Applications will not be permitted by fax or e-mail.

Selection: The Board of Trustees is comprised of five members of KMCA. Scholarship recipients will be chosen by the Board of Trustees of the Kansas Motor Carriers Association Foundation and the scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s school. Scholarship funds are mailed directly to the school listed on the application in early August after verification of full-time enrollment. Funds will be equally divided between the Fall and Spring semester of the awarded school year.

Notification: Each applicant will receive a notification letter by mid-August. Please refrain from calling the Foundation for status unless you have not received a notification by mid-August.